The New Mexico Suicide Prevention Coalition and Waking Up Alive, Inc. are proud to announce our first CALM (Counseling on Access to Lethal Means) Train-the-Trainer will be held on March 12, 2014 from 8:30am-4:30pm in Albuquerque, Parents Reaching Out, 1920 Columbia SE, Albuquerque, NM 87106. There will be 6 Social Work CEUs available for this training. Cost will be $300/person.
At the completion of the workshop, participants will be able to:
- Identify the association between access to lethal means and suicide and the contribution reducing access has for preventing suicide
- Have the skills and confidence to work with clients and their families to reduce their access to lethal means
- Demonstrate the ability to present this material to a general audience
- Have the tools and the skills to present this material to an audience of clinicians
You can download more information about the training here: CALM Train-the-Trainer Information
For more information about CALM Training as a best practice: http://www.sprc.org/bpr/section-III/calm-counseling-access-lethal-means
You can register online for the CALM Train-the-Trainer below or if you need to pay by check please contact Laura Harrison at (505) 401-9382.